Ekstrand scoring system

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[K. R. Ekstrand, 20th-century Danish dentist] A method of using visual criteria to assess the depth and activity of occlusal caries.

Further Reading:

Ekstrand K. R., Ricketts, D. N., Kidd E. A., Qvist V., Schou S. Detection, diagnosing, monitoring and logical treatment of occlusal caries in relation to lesion activity and severity: an in vivo examination with histological validation. Caries Research 1998;32:247–54.

Subjects: Dentistry.

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